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MailchimpNew Subscriber
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MandrillSend Email

Need to send a custom welcome email to new MailChimp subscribers and be able to modify subject, from address, to address, Cc, Bcc and any other email field? This MailChimp Mandrill integration does just that by allowing you to trigger an email from Mandrill when a new subscriber is added to a specified MailChimp list.

Note: Works for any new MailChimp subscriber.

How It Works

  1. A new subscriber is added to a specified MailChimp list
  2. Zapier triggers an email sent via Mandrill

What You Need

  • MailChimp account
  • Mandrill account

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When this happens...
then do this!
New Subscriber

Triggers when a new subscriber is added to an audience.

Add/Update Subscriber

Add a new subscriber to an audience of your choosing. Can be used to update an existing subscriber too.

Updated Subscriber

Triggers when a subscriber is added or updated in an audience.

Send Template

Send an email via a template.

New Campaign

Triggers when a new campaign is created or sent.

Send Email

Send an email through Mandrill's system!

New Catch Hook

Catch and trigger off of any webhook that Mandrill sends.

Unsubscribe Email

Unsubscribe an email address from an audience of your choosing.

New Subscriber With Tag

Triggers when a subscriber is added to a Tag within an audience.

Send Campaign

Sends a campaign draft. PLEASE NOTE: This action sends an email to everyone signed up to the Campaign. Are you trying to send an email to just one person? Set up an Automation within MailChimp and assign the welcome email to a tag. Then assign that tag to your customer with the Add Subscriber To Tag Action.

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